International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2018 “Education and Career”
The “Emphasys Centre” has participated in the International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2018 “Education and Career”, between the 23rd and 25th of February organised by:
- Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus,
- The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI),
- The Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation (OEB)
Several important stakeholders, key people and official bodies, as well as parents, teenagers, teachers, youth workers and many others visited Emphasys’ booth and were informed about the ‘ROBOVET4ALL’ project’s aims, objectives, products and expected outcomes.
Overall the International Fair presented a great opportunity for the dissemination of the ‘ROBOVET4ALL‘ project to a large number of interested people (estimated to be more than 10,000).
Civic has participated in the workshop ‘Get into Games (GiG) – Ignite (Conference) on the 15th of December 2017.
Meet the GiGs and let the game begin!
The event was targeted towards Educational games developers, trainers, educators, HE institutes, ICT trainers, digital entrepreneurs, training organisations with focus in ICT enabled education.
During the workshop the potential of educational games including building robotics, for enhancing the digital skills of adults learners and collected 14 contacts from interested individuals who are now part of the project’s contact database was discussed.
The adult target group is ideal for educational games and games are an excellent method of addressing the need for better digital skills of adults as they build on a hands on approach to the problem.
90 people participated in the event.
For more information you can visit the official website: https://www.innovathens.gr/events/get-into-games-gig-→-ignite/
Hannover University has also written an article promoting the aims and objectives of the project in the IDD-Newsletter, the link of which can be found here: